300 W. Davis
Conroe, Texas 77301
L to R: Deputy Chief Joe Craig, Deputy Chief Steve Cottar, Assistant Fire Chief Mike Legoudes, Jr., Fire Chief Ken Kreger, Deputy Chief Micah DuBose, Deputy Chief Joe Miller, Deputy Chief Greg Nesom
Ken Kreger was hired by the City of Conroe in December 2005 as the Fire Chief and Emergency Management Coordinator. He previously worked through the ranks in the Orange Fire Department as a Firefighter, Public Information Officer, Captain, and the Deputy Fire Chief, as well as the Emergency Management Coordinator for the city. He retired from Orange with over 20 years of experience.
Assistant Fire Chief
Mike Legoudes, Jr. is the Assistant Fire Chief for the Conroe Fire Department. Mike began his career with the Conroe Fire Department on July 9, 2001, serving as a Firefighter for six years. On June 1, 2007, Mike was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant and was assigned to the FMO, where he spent three years as a Deputy Fire Marshal.
Deputy Chiefs - Operations
Joe Miller - Deputy Chief - "A" Shift Operations
Greg Nesom - Deputy Chief - "B" Shift Operations
Micah Dubose - Deputy Chief - "C" Shift Operations
Deputy Chief - Training
Deputy Chief Joe Craig serves as the Training Officer for the Conroe Fire Department. Joe began his career with the Conroe Fire Department on October 1, 1997, serving as a firefighter for 10 years. On November 12, 2007, Joe was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant assigned to Operations on E1 and then E5.
Deputy Chief - Fire Marshal
Deputy Chief Steve Cottar serves as the Fire Marshal for the City of Conroe. Steve began his career with the Conroe Fire Department on October 1, 1997, serving as a firefighter for 6 years. On February 19, 2004, Steve was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant where he spent 12 years serving as a company officer in Operations.
Lieutenant - Deputy Fire Marshals
Lieutenant Andy Nokes
Lieutenant Carey West
Lieutenant Branden Ferrell
Lieutenant Tom Garvey